On Saturday, December 28, 2019 Bruce Michael Wahpistikwan of Big Island Lake Cree Nation, Saskatchwan passed away at Cold Lake, Alberta at the age of 53 years.
Bruce is lovingly survived by two brothers: Charles Wahpistikwan of Big Island Lake
Cree Nation, SK, Joe Wahpistikwan of Big Island Lake Cree Nation, SK; two sisters:
Elizabeth Wahpistikwan (Henry Youngchief) of Big Island Lake Cree Nation, SK, Gloria (Jim) Fiddler of Waterhen, SK;great granddaughter: baby girl Juanita Wahpistikwan; two uncles: Moise Littlespruce, Bob Gopher.
Bruce was predeceased by his parents: Charlie Whitehead, Agnes Gopher; Brother: Ivan Summer; sister: Susan Laplante; niece: Lindsay Wahpistikwan; uncles: Paul Wahpistikwan, Andrew Brownhat, Tony Littlespruce, Allan Gopher, Fred Gopher, James Gopher, Alex Gopher; aunts: Cecile Littlespruce, Sophie Gopher, Leona Strawberry, Eva Frencheater; grandpa Ralph Wahpistikwan.
Going Home, Tuesday, December 31, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Chief Napew School, Big Island Lake Cree Nation, Saskatchewan.
Funeral Service, Thursday, January 2, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at Chief Napew School, Big Island Lake Cree Nation, Saskatchewan. Officiating Elders - Band Elders: Paul George, Jim Kahpoonapit, Louie Bighead, Colleen Sandfly. Final resting place, Big Island Lake Cemetery, Big Island Lake Cree Nation, Saskatchewan.